Tag Archives: Family

Why you should start a family blog

I recently celebrated a very important anniversary. It was the five-year anniversary of my very first blog, Three Peas in a Pod. I started this family blog in May of 2006, shortly after the birth of my first child, William. … Continue reading

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We interrupt this writing blog to bring you Big News

I’ve been a little busy for the past week… Andrew James Wyckoff was born at 6:31 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2010. Even though I had my iPhone with me in the hospital and so I haven’t technically been offline … Continue reading

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Maternity leave for the self-employed

So I’ve been mulling something over.  How much, if any, time should I try to take off after the baby’s born? With my last full-time job and my last pregnancy, the company offered something like 16 weeks unpaid maternity leave, … Continue reading

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Face to face

Yesterday, I interviewed two occupational therapists for a freelance story that I’m writing for a local parenting magazine. When I arrived at their office, they met me in the reception area and shook my hand. They ushered me into a conference room, … Continue reading

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